Michael McCabe: 67, of Medical Springs, died June 12, 2018, at his home. Gray’s West & Co. Pioneer Chapel is in charge of arrangements. To light a candle in memory of Michael, go to

Jesse James “Jim” Walker: 86, of New Plymouth, Idaho, died today at his home. The Shaffer-Jensen Memory Chapel of New Plymouth is in charge of arrangements.


Norman Letchworth: Celebration of life and potluck will be Saturday, June 30, at 2 p.m. at the Halfway Lions Hall, 235 Lion St. Those who would like to make a donation in Norm’s memory to defray service expenses may do so through Tami’s Pine Valley Funeral Home & Cremation Services, P.O. Box 543, Halfway, OR 97834. Online condolences may be made at www.tamispinevalleyfuneral

Alice Bacon: Memorial service Saturday, July 7, at 11 a.m. at Coles Tribute Center, 1950 Place St. Interment will follow at Mount Hope Cemetery. After the services, a reception will take place at the Baker United Methodist Church, 1919 Second St. Memorial contributions may be made to a food bank of one’s choice or to the United Methodist Church Memorial Fund through Coles Tribute Center, 1950 Place St., Baker City, OR 97814. To light a candle in Alice’s memory, go to www.coles


Baker City Police

Arrests, citations

BAKER COUNTY PAROLE AND PROBATION DETAINER: James Edward Grove, 41, of Baker City, 12:17 p.m. Monday, at Second and Campbell streets; jailed.

THEFT III (Baker County Justice Court warrant): Gage Michael Niehaus, 18, of 2655 Carter St., 8:14 p.m. Monday, in the 1200 block of Campbell Street; cited and released.